2015 FIFA U20 W ​orld ​C​up​: Ghana coach names final squad

Ghana​’s​ ​U20 football ​coach, Sellas Tetteh, has named his final 21-man squad for the FIFA U20 World Cup in New Zealand May, according to media reports in Accra on Friday.

Tetteh, who won the 2009 World Cup in Egypt, retained majority of the players who featured at the African Championship in Senegal early this year where they won bronze.

He settled on his final squad after Wednesday’s 1-0 friendly defeat to Portugal in Sydney.

The Black Satellites of Ghana will wrap up their preparations with a friendly against Colombia before playing their Group B opener against Austria on May 30.

The Black Satellites will also face Argentina and Panama in the group stage.

The following is Ghana​’s​ U-20 squad:

Goalkeepers: Kwame Baah (Heart of Lions), Siedu Muntawakilu (Hearts of Oak), Lawrence Ati-Zigi (Red Bull Salzburg)

Defenders: Kingsley Fobi (Right to Dream), Owusu Bempah (Hearts of Oak), Joseph Aidoo (Inter Allies), Joseph Adjei (Wa All Stars), Emmanuel Ntim (Valenciennes), Patrick Asmah (BA United), Patrick Kpozo (Inter Allies)

Midfielders: Aseidu Attobrah (New Edubiase), Godfred Donsah (Calgliari), Kofi Yeboah (Wa All Stars), Prosper Kasim (Inter Allies), David Atanga (Red Bull Salzburg), Yaw Yeboah (Man City), Clifford Aboagye (Granada), Osei Barnes (Paios Ferriera)

Strikers: Benjamin Tetteh (Dreams FC), Emmanuel Boateng (Rio Ave), Samuel Tetteh (WAFA).


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